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Petersen, Christine

Overview
Works: 122 works in 282 publications in 1 language and 18,398 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  History 
Roles: Author
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Most widely held works about Christine Petersen
 
Most widely held works by Christine Petersen
Fantastic fossils by Christine Petersen( Book )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 578 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces readers to the different types of fossils and how they form, from petrification and carbonization to molds, impressions, and amber
Solar power : a true book by Christine Petersen( Book )

4 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 563 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes how the sun's energy suppports all living things on Earth and how it is used as a power resource to create electricity
Wind power by Christine Petersen( Book )

3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 545 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes how wind occurs in nature and how it can be used to produce electricity, both now and in the future
Groovy gems by Christine Petersen( Book )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 545 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Groovy Gems" introduces readers to what gems are and how they form, including mineral gems and organic gems. Chapters discuss crystal systems, imitation and synthetic gems, cultured pearls, how gems are used, and their importance throughout history. Sidebars introduce birthstones, precious metals, and conflict diamonds, while a colorful world map indicates where gems are found
Mighty minerals by Christine Petersen( Book )

3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 521 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mighty Minerals introduces readers to what minerals are, how they form, and how we use them today
Rockin' rocks by Christine Petersen( Book )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 493 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces readers to what rocks are and how they form
Outrageous ores by Christine Petersen( Book )

3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 489 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces readers to what ores are and how they are formed, the everyday importance of the metals they contain, how they are mined, and how their metal content is extracted. Readers also learn the importance of protecting the environment before and after mining and of recycling metals
Super soils by Christine Petersen( Book )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 470 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Learn why soil is an important natural resourse
Does everyone have ADHD : a teen's guide to diagnosis and treatment by Christine Petersen( Book )

2 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 436 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the causes, symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder
Genetics by Christine Petersen( Book )

3 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 418 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Explores the development of genetics and the many uses it provides us with, such as how they are inherited from parent to child, help solve crimes, and identify disease-causing genes."--
Water power by Christine Petersen( Book )

2 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 382 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes how water is a powerful force on Earth and how it is used as a power resource to create electricity
Alternative energy : a true book by Christine Petersen( Book )

5 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 370 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses various forms of energy derived from renewable resources, such as wind power, solar power, water power, geothermal energy, and biofuels
The Pacific Ocean by David Petersen( Book )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 360 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the borders, climate, water, plant and animal life, and ecological aspects of the Pacific Ocean
Cuba by Christine Petersen( Book )

3 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 359 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Text and color photos present an overview of Cuba's land, history, people, education, economy, and culture. Also includes lists of related books, organizations, and Web sites
The Atlantic Ocean by David Petersen( Book )

3 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 353 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the borders, climate, water, plant and animal life, and ecological aspects of the Atlantic Ocean
Rosie the Riveter by Christine Petersen( Book )

2 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and held by 352 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Looks at the role of women in the United States as they replaced men in defense plants, factories, and offices during the Second World War
Greece by Christine Petersen( Book )

2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 347 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Text and color photos present an overview of Greece's land, history, people, education, economy, and culture. Also includes lists of related books, organizations, and Web sites
The glassblower by Christine Petersen( Book )

5 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 331 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Explore the life of a colonial glassblower and his importance to the community, as well as everyday life, responsibilities, and social practices during that time"--
United States of America by Christine Petersen( Book )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 324 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Animals. American History. Earth Science. Geography. Health. Space. True Books covers all this and more in photo-filled chapter books that provide a basic introduction to curriculum-relevant topics. Ideal for today's young investigative reader, each True Book includes lively sidebars, a glossary and an index, plus a comprehensive "To Find Out More" section listing books, organizations, and Internet sites. A staple of library collections since the 1950s, and redesigned with a fresh new look in 1996, the new True Books series is the definitive nonfiction series for elementary school readers
Italy by Christine Petersen( Book )

3 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 320 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A short introduction to the country of Italy
 
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